Benefits of Bulb Siphon Pumps

A bulb siphon pump is a simple, yet essential, piece of equipment in practically any workplace. It uses simple physics and vacuum power to quickly and efficiently siphon liquid from one container to another without spilling a drop. Perhaps the biggest benefit of having a bulb siphon pump is that the user doesn’t have to … Read more

5 Substances to Store in Your Safety Cabinet

Flammables cabinets save live. They prevent the accidental ignition of flammable substances and prevent a fire from spreading should they occur. If you use flammable materials in your workplace and need someplace safe and secure to store them, consider using a flammables cabinet. They offer a convenient, affordable way to instantly increase workplace safety. If … Read more

3 Types of Safety Products You Didn’t Know You Needed

When it comes to workplace safety, there’s practically no such thing as too much safety equipment. Anything you can add to your workplace that will reduce the risk of injury to workers or damage to property or products is at least worth considering. Personal protective equipment is one of the most popular options for improving … Read more

Ladders, Ice, and Snow Can Be a Deadly Combination

Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean outdoor operations stop. In fact, many operations are busier┬áduring the year’s coldest months than they are in the spring and summer. There are still orders to fill, supplies to be stored, inventory to be counted, and all the other responsibilities that are necessary for a successful business — including … Read more

Storing and Handling Tanks of Gas Safely in the Workplace

Gases stored in heavy steel cylinders are common in all sorts of industries. Hydrogen, helium, nitrogen, and even propane are among the gases typically stored in workplaces. Because most gases are stored under high pressure, heavy steel is usually used for gas cylinder tanks. This makes handling and storing gas cylinders tricky and potentially dangerous. … Read more

Emergency Eyewash Stations Can Save Your Eyesight

If your business works with chemicals, it’s a good idea to have emergency eyewash stations located throughout your property. In the event that a caustic chemical is accidentally splashed into a worker’s eyes, it can save their eyesight. It could even make the difference between life and death. There are eight essential steps to properly … Read more

Residential Gas Cans Not Approved for Business Use

In just about every homeowner’s garage, sitting next to the gas-powered lawn mower is a red plastic gas can with a long spout. This ubiquitous gas cans typically cost about $5 and can be found at most home improvement stores, gas stations, and discount stores. But should they be used at businesses that use equipment … Read more

Ergonomic Support Can Protect Workers From Injuries

A small investment in ergonomic support products for employees can often pay huge dividends down the line for businesses. Workers who are free of pain are more productive, less likely to quit, and happier in their jobs, creating a more efficient business environment. Fewer work-related injuries also can reduce the number of costly workmen’s compensation … Read more

When, How, and Why to Test and Recharge Fire Extinguishers

One of the most important pieces of equipment at any business is one that is never used, at least if everything goes right. In most workspaces, fire extinguishers are something that are always there waiting for the moment that hopefully never comes. But when you need to use it, you want to make sure your … Read more

New Free Smartphone App Measures Workplace Noise Levels

If you think that the noise levels at your workplace are at unsafe levels, but you aren’t sure how to measure them, a federal agency has created a new smartphone app that anybody can use. The Sound Level Meter app was created by the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health so that anybody … Read more